The ISME symposia, organized every two years, are the largest international meetings addressing the wide range of topics in Microbial Ecology.The next meeting, ISME16, will be held in Montreal, Canada, 2016.
ISME also sponsors, co-organizes, activates and promotes other events in Microbial Ecology (like meetings, courses, workshops, symposia and conferences). Please find out more under the Sponsorship or Events menu's.
Anyone with an interest in Microbial Ecology can become a full member of ISME. Membership will alllow you certain benefits like access to The ISME Journal and discounts to our Symposia.Please visit our ISME membership pages for more information.
If you are interested in employment or in finding employees, please go to our well used job employment listings.
Visit our events page to look for (related) conferences, meetings and workshops or to submit new events to our calendar.
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THE ISME JOURNAL
The ISME Journal, launched in May 2007, is a cooperative effort between ISME and Nature Publishing Group (NPG). The ISME Journal is THE multidiscipinary journal in Microbial Ecology. Please take a look at some of our featured articles online.
Microbial population & community ecology
Microbe-microbe & microbe-host interactions
Integrated genomics & post-genomics approaches
Microbial ecology & functional diversity of natural habitats
Geomicrobiology & microbial contributions to geochemical cycles
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Impact Factor: 9.3, ranked number 5 in Ecology and number 9 in Microbiology.
The ISME web focus is an online selection that contains 5 articles, picked by the Chief Editors of The ISME Journal. The publication of the web focuses coincide with the ISME Symposia and can contain commentaries of ISME keynote lecturers or a selection of very diverse articles that represent what "ismej" is all about: a multidisciplinary journal in microbial ecology.
Articles published in The ISME Journal are now freely available online, 12 months after publication. In addition, selected content from the journal is freely available online from the date of publication. Authors always have the option to buy the Open Access feature for their article. The ISME Journal is fully indexed in ISI and MEDLINE and all content is hosted on PubMed.
Want to submit your paper to The ISME Journal? Visit: manuscript tracking system